[Product-Developers] Re: Product installed but not listed as "installed" - remains in the "installable" list for portal_quickinstaller

Tim Knapp duffyd at kokorice.org
Sun Mar 16 00:39:54 UTC 2008


On Sat, 2008-03-15 at 19:36 -0500, David Bain wrote:
> Tim,
> Thanks for the feedback.

No problem.

>  It seems to be a problem peculiar to a single zope instance, must
> have a messed up GS somewhere in another product as you suggest. I've
> tried it on two other zope instances running Plone 3.0.x and it
> installs incident free.

Great to know!
> 
> On Sat, Mar 15, 2008 at 6:46 PM, Tim Knapp <duffyd at kokorice.org>
> wrote:
>         Hello again David,
>         
>         On Sat, 2008-03-15 at 10:08 -0500, David Bain wrote:
>         > I have a cssregistry.xml and jsregistry.xml file in my
>         > profiles/default directory. Do I need more than that?
>         
>         
>         The best way I find to ensure you've got a properly configured
>         GS
>         profile is by generating it using paster create -t
>         plone3_theme as this
>         will create your zcml slug, profiles dir, setuphandler.py, and
>         the
>         marker file that will ensure the profile only gets run if you
>         have
>         specified as such in QI. But as I said sometimes *other* GS
>         profiles may
>         not include this info (esp. the marker file) and thus run when
>         yours is
>         run and cause errors.
>         
>         Generally the easiest way to determine if there's an error is
>         to have
>         your zope instance in debug mode and run via zopectl fg and
>         check the
>         console. And also to check the log created by GS setup when
>         the profile
>         is run (though this may not be present when run via the QI).
>         
>         HTH,
>         Tim
>         
>         >
>         > On Sat, Mar 15, 2008 at 3:54 AM, Tim Knapp
>         <duffyd at kokorice.org>
>         > wrote:
>         >         Hi David,
>         >
>         >         Just one other thing I have noticed in the past that
>         could
>         >         cause this is
>         >         when one of the import steps in GenericSetup failed
>         (btw this
>         >         could also
>         >         be caused by another GS profile that is getting run
>         (due to a
>         >         badly
>         >         setup GS profile) automatically when yours is being
>         imported).
>         >
>         >         HTH,
>         >         Tim
>         >
>         >
>         >         On Fri, 2008-03-14 at 12:07 -0500, David Bain wrote:
>         >         > And no errors are showing up in debug mode.
>         >         >
>         >         > On Fri, Mar 14, 2008 at 12:07 PM, David Bain
>         >         <david.bain at alteroo.com>
>         >         > wrote:
>         >         >         I know it installed properly because I can
>         now add
>         >         the new
>         >         >         portal type to my plone site.
>         >         >
>         >         >
>         >         >
>         >         >         On Fri, Mar 14, 2008 at 11:25 AM, Derek
>         Broughton
>         >         >         <news at pointerstop.ca> wrote:
>         >         >                 David Bain wrote:
>         >         >
>         >         >                 > What would cause a product to
>         install but
>         >         not be
>         >         >                 listed as installed?
>         >         >                 >
>         >         >
>         >         >                 Many errors in the install
>         process.
>         >         >
>         >         >                 > I've created a product which,
>         when
>         >         installing, it
>         >         >                 installs successfully
>         >         >                 > but remains in the the
>         "installable" list
>         >         for
>         >         >                 quickinstaller. This happens
>         >         >                 > when installing the product
>         under Plone
>         >         3.0.
>         >         >                 > Plone 2.5.x behaves as expected.
>         >         >
>         >         >
>         >         >                 How do you know it installed
>         successfully?
>         >          I'd say it
>         >         >                 didn't.  Usually
>         >         >                 starting "zopectl deubg" will show
>         you an
>         >         error, even
>         >         >                 though you didn't see
>         >         >                 one in the install.
>         >         >                 --
>         >         >                 derek
>         >         >
>         >         >
>         >         >
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